Dc Scholars Pcs

Dc Scholars Pcs serves 515 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is higher than the District Of Columbia state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the District Of Columbia state average of 34%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Dc Scholars Pcs placed in the top 50% of all schools in District Of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the District Of Columbia state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Dc Scholars Pcs places among the top 20% of public schools in District Of Columbia for:

School Overview

Dc Scholars Pcs's student population of 515 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students515 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Dc Scholars Pcs
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Dc Scholars Pcs by grade.

School Comparison

Dc Scholars Pcs is ranked within the top 50% of all 208 schools in District Of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Dc Scholars Pcs is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DC)
Overall Testing Rank
#96 out of 208 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Dc Scholars Pcs, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dc Scholars Pcs and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dc Scholars Pcs and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Dc Scholars Pcs and the public school average student teacher ratio of District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
16%
Black
100%
69%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dc Scholars Pcs and the percentage of Black public school students in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
11%
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dc Scholars Pcs. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score
0.000.50
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dc Scholars Pcs and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
43%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dc Scholars Pcs and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in District Of Columbia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDc Scholars PCS School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dc Scholars Pcs is School Without Walls High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is School Without Walls At Francis Stevens (0.7 miles away)
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